Library Events

VIRTUAL: Harold Holzer at the Hudson Library [1/27]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Harold Holzer on January 27th at 7pm. Holzer will be discussing his book The Presidents versus the Press.

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The Presidents vs. the Press: The Endless Battle between the White House and the Media--from the Founding Fathers to Fake News By Harold Holzer Cover Image
$30.00
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ISBN: 9781524745264
Published: Dutton - August 25th, 2020

An award-winning presidential historian offers an authoritative account of American presidents' attacks on our freedom of the press.


VIRTUAL: Bob Garfield at the Hudson Library [1/25]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Bob Garfield on January 25th at 7pm. Garfield will be discussing his book American Manifesto.

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American Manifesto: Saving Democracy from Villains, Vandals, and Ourselves By Bob Garfield Cover Image
$16.95
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ISBN: 9781640094611
Published: Counterpoint - January 12th, 2021

Do you fear for our democracy? Are you ready to throw in the towel? Don't! This is your guidebook to reassembling our hyperpolarized American society in six (not-so-easy) steps, written by the cohost of WNYC's On the Media.


VIRTUAL: Andrea Pitzer at the Hudson Library [1/18]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Andrea Pitzer on January 18th at 7pm. Pitzer will be discussing her book Icebound.

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Icebound: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World By Andrea Pitzer Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781982113346
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Scribner - January 12th, 2021

In the bestselling tradition of Hampton Sides’s In the Kingdom of Ice, a “gripping adventure tale” (The Boston Globe) recounting Dutch polar explorer William Barents’ three harrowing Arctic expeditions—the last of which resulted in a relentlessly challenging year-long fight for survival.

The human story has always been one of perseverance


VIRTUAL: Edward D. Melillo at the Hudson Library [1/13]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Edward D. Melillo on January 13th at 7pm. Melillo will be discussing his book The Butterfly Effect

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The Butterfly Effect: Insects and the Making of the Modern World By Edward D. Melillo Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781524733216
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Knopf - August 25th, 2020

A fascinating, entertaining dive into the long-standing relationship between humans and insects, revealing the surprising ways we depend on these tiny, six-legged creatures.


VIRTUAL: Clive Irving at the Hudson Library [1/11]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Clive Irving on January 11th at 7pm. Irving will be discussing his book The Last Queen.

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The Last Queen: Elizabeth II's Seventy Year Battle to Save the House of Windsor By Clive Irving Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781643136141
Availability: Backordered
Published: Pegasus Books - January 5th, 2021

A timely and revelatory new biography of Queen Elizabeth (and her family) exploring how the Windsors have evolved and thrived, as the modern world has changed around them.

 Clive Irving’s stunning new narrative biography The Last Queen probes the question of the British monarchy’s longevity.  In 2021, the Queen Elizabeth I


VIRTUAL: Bill Nye at the Hudson Library [1/7]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Bill Nye on January 7th at 7pm. Nye will be discussing his book Bill Nye's Great Big World of Science.

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Bill Nye's Great Big World of Science By Bill Nye, Gregory Mone Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781419746765
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - October 27th, 2020

An instant New York Times bestseller!

The must-have, everything-you
-need-to-know science book from every kid’s favorite science educator, Bill Nye
 
Science educator, TV host, and New York Times–bestselling author Bill Nye is on a mission to help kids understand and appreciate the science that m


VIRTUAL: John A Riggs at the Hudson Library [1/5]

The Hudson Library will be hosting John A Riggs on January 5th at 7pm. Riggs will be discussing his book High Tension: FDR's Battle to Power America.

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High Tension: Fdr's Battle to Power America By John A. Riggs Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781635767322
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Diversion Books - November 17th, 2020

The story behind one of the greatest peacetime achievements in US history and a model for today's ongoing government fight with big tech―Franklin Delano Roosevelt's crusade to electrify the entire nation.


VIRTUAL: Michael Punke at the Hudson Library [11/19]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Michael Punke on November 19th at 7pm. Punke will be discussing his book The Revenant.

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The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge By Michael Punke Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250101198
Availability: Usually Arrives in 3-5 Days
Published: Picador - October 6th, 2015

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

A thrilling tale of betrayal and revenge set against the nineteenth-century American frontier, the astonishing story of real-life trapper and frontiersman Hugh Glass


VIRTUAL: Kurt Andersen at the Hudson Library [11/12]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Kurt Andersen on November 12th at 7pm. Andersen will be discussing his book Evil Geniuses.

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Evil Geniuses: The Unmaking of America: A Recent History By Kurt Andersen Cover Image
$30.00
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ISBN: 9781984801340
Published: Random House - August 11th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • When did America give up on fairness? The author of Fantasyland tells the epic history of how America decided that big business gets whatever it wants, only the rich get richer, and nothing should ever change—and charts a way back to the future.
 


VIRTUAL: Jerry Craft at the Hudson Library [10/22]

The Hudson Library will be hosting Jerry Craft on October 22th at 6:30pm. Craft will be discussing his book New Kid.

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New Kid By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Click for Details
Published: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019

Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature! 


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